Transcript for Nina Pham Plans to Sue Hospital for Negligence
today one of the nurses who contracted ebola filing a lawsuit. Indeed, George. We begin with that nurse. She became the first person to contract the disease in America. Nina Pham is planning to sue the hospital in Texas where she became infected. Her fear is she may never fully recover. Here's ABC's Cecilia Vega. Reporter: She was the face of ebola in America. I feel fortunate and blessed to be standing here today. Reporter: Nurse Nina Pham back in October grateful for the care she received including at the Dallas hospital where she caught the deadly disease while caring for Thomas Duncan, patient zero, set to file a lawsuit later this morning against its parent company Texas health resources. Pham is accusing Texas health presbyterian hospital of negligence. Nina Pham should not have gotten ebola. She became a symbol of corporateny get citing a lack of treat saying her only ebola guidance was from on online printout. Pham still has nightmares. I would wake up and check my hands. Make sure my gloves are on. Pham's lawyer claims her privacy was violated inside this hospital room despite the request to remain anonymous. Sources saying we can continue to support and wish the best for her and we remain optimistic that constructive dialogue can resolve this matter. For "Good morning America" Se Sia Vega ABC news, New York.
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